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Deed of Trust Green C. CLEMENTS to John FORBIS,
     dated 2 January 1834
Lawrence County, TN, Deed Book D, pages 345-346
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 5 September 2003

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A Deed of Trust from Green C Clemons to A Forbus
registered January 2 day 1834

This Indenture made and entered into this 2nd day of January 1834 between John Forbis of the first part Green Clements of the second part and Arthur Forbus of the third part all of the State of Tennessee and County of Lawrence Witnesseth that whereas the said Green C Clements Stands Justly Indebted to the said John Forbes in the sum of one hundred and Sixty dollars now due and owing to the said John Forbes in the Sum of one hundred and sixty dollars wherefore they have agreed by and between themselves to appoint said Arthur Forbus to act as their Trustee and the said Arther Forbus for and in consideration of the sum of eight dollars to him in hand paid by the said Clements and Forbes agrees to carry their intention into effect wherefore The said Clements has this day sold and delivered over to the said Arther Forbes the following property one new wagon and six pair of gear four work Horses one Mare & Colt two beds and furniture one Cupboard one Clock 10 Chears one loom one Mans saddle one Womans saddle two Sows and pigs one little wagon and gearing one Trunk and one chest one table one bedstead one looking glass and one stand cruits and sofa a Set of saddlers tools one flax wheel and one old woman saddle now it is understood and agreed between the parties that at any time after the 4th of this Instant that the said Arther Forbes on the said Forbes giving ten days notice of time and place the before described property to the highest bidder for cash in hand and pay off said debt of one hundred and sixty dollars and the ballance if any pay over to the said Clements or his legal representatives and the said Clements further agrees that if said property on sale thereof Should fail to pay the aforesaid Sum of one hundred and Sixty dollars he will be bound for the residue thereof In Witness whereof we have hereunto subscribed our hands and affixed our Seals the day and date above written

John Forbes {seal}
  Green E. Clements
William P Curtis       his mark
Josiah Curtis Arthur Forbes {seal}

State of Tennessee Lawrence County
Personally appeared before me M. H. Buchanan Clerk of the County of said County Josiah Curtis & William P Curtis Subscribing witnesses to the within deed of Trust after being sworn according to law say they are acquainted with the Makers of the same and that they acknowledged the same to be their act and deed in their presence on this day given under my hand at office 4th January 1834.

  M H Buchanan Clerk.

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